The median annual salary for a Field Engineer was £34,000 in advertised job vacancies in Essex during the 3 months to 26 April 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Field Engineer
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 84 90 92
Rank change year-on-year +6 +2  
Permanent jobs requiring a Field Engineer 6 1 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.59% 0.099% 0.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.62% 0.10% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 8
Median salary £34,000 £25,000 £28,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +36.00% -11.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,200 £25,000 £21,900
10% offered a salary of more than £39,400 £25,000 £31,500
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £25,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year -1.96% +2.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Essex
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 963 982 1264
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 95.44% 97.04% 97.61%
Number of salaries quoted 765 778 1044
Median salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.70% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Field Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Essex that featured Field Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Field Engineer in Essex

Field Engineer
Salary Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Field Engineer in Essex.

Salary trend for Field Engineer in Essex

Field Engineer
Salary Histogram in Essex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Field Engineer in Essex over the 3 months to 26 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Field Engineer in Essex

Field Engineer
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Field Engineer within the Essex region over the 3 months to 26 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chelmsford -15 1 £25,000 -
Braintree - 1 £43,000 -
Field Engineer
East of England

Field Engineer Skill Set
Top 23 Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 26 April 2017, Field Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Essex region featuring Field Engineer in the job title.

1 4 (66.67%) Driving Licence
2 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) Network Design
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (16.67%) Marketing
3 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (16.67%) Product Management
3 1 (16.67%) BICSI Certification
3 1 (16.67%) Line Management
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (16.67%) HNC
3 1 (16.67%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
3 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
3 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (16.67%) SLA
3 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (16.67%) CAD
3 1 (16.67%) AutoCAD
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server

Field Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) AutoCAD
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
General
1 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) CAD
1 1 (16.67%) Line Management
1 1 (16.67%) Network Design
1 1 (16.67%) Product Management
1 1 (16.67%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) BICSI Certification
1 1 (16.67%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) VMware